At the FIPP Congress 2023 in Cascais, Portugal, delegates will have the opportunity to meet representatives from FIPP’s partner companies.

Here is a quick primer Q and A with FT Strategies’ Lisa MacLeod and Daisy Donald. FT Strategies powers customer growth by providing the expert insight, integrity and consulting excellence required to transform the future of your business based on real world, first-hand experience.

Who are you?

Lisa MacLeod, Principal and Head of EMEA. Lisa is a Principal and Head of EMEA at FT Strategies and leads large-scale consulting projects for clients operating within the news and publishing sector. Lisa has over 25 years of experience in print-to-digital transformation, most notably at the Financial Times where she led newsroom operations, serving as a Managing Editor, Associate Editor and Head of Operations for


Daisy Donald, Principal and Head of Americas. Daisy is a Principal and Head of Americas at FT Strategies and leads consulting projects for our US-based clients. Daisy joined FT Strategies from Reuters where she was Director of Global Customer Experience overseeing their website and reader revenue. Before that, she spent over eight years leading customer research teams at the Financial Times, working closely with the B2B sales and product teams to define key strategic research initiatives.



What does your company do? What type of businesses do you help/work with?  FT Strategies is the digital growth consultancy from the Financial Times. Staffed by the experts who successfully transformed the FT’s business model in the face of disruption, FT Strategies work with media and publishing organisations worldwide, helping them increase recurring revenue, grow subscriptions, build engagement, transform digitally, and thrive in the digital economy.

What type of people/companies are you hoping to meet? FT Strategies is looking to connect to business leaders operating in the media and publishing space who need to optimise their acquisition, engagement and retention strategies and drive digital transformation through this next wave of tech disruption.

What do you think will be the key topics of conversation around the Congress? Generative AI – the impact of AI on the industry and how we can leverage AI technology to boost productivity and output- Engaging Gen Z – how can publishers better engage younger audiences

Further opportunities

Get in touch with Lisa here. Get in touch with Daisy here.

Learn more about FT Strategies here.